There is a tree planted for his
In addition to Village residents, staff and Councilwoman Patty Schmidt, Village Mayor Chris Sante attended the dedication and was the keynote speaker.
brought levity to the ceremony with encouraging words about the students and their work after handing each one of them a certificate of recognition.
Sante was on the Village Council when they decided to buy the tract of land that is now home to the PTP and CMTG on the bayside that parallels U.S. One between Tavernier Creek Marina and Plantation Boat Mart.
chuckled as he
talked with the construction teacher Linda Pepin because he
realized the left-over campaign funds he
donated to her
class were spent to buy the tools used to build the gazebo.
was proud of the leadership class and said, "This is a good example of what you give to the community you get back.
If everyone gave a little bit this place would be fantastic.
also donated the benches placed around the preserve.
, both Sutters, and Sunny Booker handed out awards and invited attendees to enjoy refreshments under the tent and to spend time looking at the scrap book.